If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that none of us would be able to endure it.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
Money is human happiness in the abstract: he, then, who is no longer capable of...
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
One should use common words to say uncommon things.
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and...
I am often surprised by the cleverness, and now and again by the stupidity of...
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
The fruits of Christianity were religious wars, butcheries, crusades, inquisitions, extermination of the natives of...
Human life must be some form of mistake
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and...
Great minds are related to the brief span of time during which they live as...
Reading is equivalent to thinking with someone else's head instead of with one's own.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Journalists are like dogs, when ever anything moves they begin to bark.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
Music is the melody whose text is the world.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom
If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant's...
There's no excuse to be bored. Sad, yes. Angry, yes. Depressed, yes. Crazy, yes. But...